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Liz is Senior Associate Director of Admissions for the Full-time MBA Program at Berkeley Haas. She holds an MBA from Boston University and came to Haas after gaining years of experience in retail for Gap and Gymboree, in financial services for Putnam Investments, as well as engaging in significant non-profit volunteer work. Prior to joining the Full-time Berkeley MBA Program, she spent 7 years in admissions for Berkeley MBA Programs for Working Professionals. She loves her work in admissions because of the connections she's able to develop with students, all of whom bring such amazing diversity of personal and professional experience to the program.

Recent Posts

How an MBA helps you get the position and salary you deserve

By Liz Rosenberg   |   10/03/2019
Have you ever been passed up for a promotion? Did you receive the pay bump you expected during your last review cycle?

How Elisabeth Diana went from Haas alumna to Instagram’s Head of Global Communications

By Liz Rosenberg   |   9/30/2019
Elisabeth Diana, MBA 08, is blunt when asked about her journey from business school to becoming head of Instagram Communications.

How MBA skills can promote inclusion and diversity in the corporate cannabis world

By Liz Rosenberg   |   9/19/2019
The 21st-century gold rush is in full force, and everyone from your neighbor to CEOs of major companies like Anheuser Busch is panning for a chunk of the revenue.

Three ways an MBA will advance your intrapreneur career - and three ways it won't

By Liz Rosenberg   |   8/27/2019
Before embarking on any new adventure in your academic and professional life, it’s important to begin with clear expectations of what may or may not happen. Though there’s no roadmap etched in stone when you ...

Curious about post-grad MBA salary? Learn which concentrations pay the highest.

By Liz Rosenberg   |   8/20/2019
Advancing in a career and growing wages are two common reasons MBA hopefuls apply to top business schools. Data published by the National Association of Colleges and Employers reveal that the average starting ...

Top reasons you should get your MBA at Berkeley this year

By Liz Rosenberg   |   7/23/2019
Prospective students seek out Berkeley to earn their MBA for several reasons. Its rich history of activism and questioning the status quo is only the tip of the iceberg for free thinkers looking to push their ...

Berkeley Entrepreneur Turns to Search Funds for a Place to Call Home

By Liz Rosenberg   |   7/15/2019
Jeff Oldenburg, MBA 18, is a “searcher.” As co-founder of The Tusker Fund, he’s in the process of finding a business to buy with the help of financial backers. The model is called a search fund, and it’s ...

Taking a Big Risk to Do Great Things Along a 100-Year Time Horizon

By Liz Rosenberg   |   6/27/2019
How did a guy who launched his career trading derivatives during the great recession, then dove into hydraulic fracking, end up on the cutting edge of cleantech immersed in neural networks and deep learning?

Improving Healthcare Equity and Access for Women

By Liz Rosenberg   |   6/20/2019
What happens when an entrepreneurial spirit collides with the Berkeley MBA concurrent degree program? For the answer, consider the career of Amy Fan, MBA/MPH 19, co-founder of Twentyeight Health.

Rage against the MBA: Why some CEOs praise MBAs and others don’t

By Liz Rosenberg   |   6/13/2019
Not all CEOs have MBAs. Some, like Bill Gates or Mark Zuckerberg, don’t even have BAs. Steve Jobs famously said during his 2005 Stanford commencement speech that, “dropping out of college was one of the best ...